Interaction for Strangers Prototype: Hello-ween

Inspired by my Interaction for Strangers project, I wanted to include all that I learned and also with what I failed while doing this project. This Helloween installation is a high fidelity prototype and try to gather the results of this interaction project. The project uses a split and spread out interface with three main buttons. Here’s…

Interaction for Strangers

Working in a group of two, at our Major Studio in school, we had to design an intervention for a space that enables strangers to interact. We chose Washington Square Park for this purpose, observed it over time and proposed few prototype solutions. What is a Stranger? What attracts them to communicate? He/she is one…

My First Soft Circuit and Soft Switches – with Tilt Sensor

This is my first time that I have tried to make a soft circuit. I used a simple tilt sensor to control the LED light. The brown color is the conductive tape and the components are soldered onto the tape. Tilting it up turns off the LED, tilting it down keeps the LED on, and…

Understanding Soft Circuits

I recently attended the BF+DA ‘This is not a Sweater’ event organized by Pratt Institute and bkaccelerator. There were some beautiful samples of wearable circuits or rather fashionable technology. Here are three of my favorite ones: 1. Soft Button [This integrated the tactility of archetypal buttons into the soft textile environment. It comes as an activating…